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UPCOMING ADMISSION PRICE CHANGE

Starting with the September 12th dance, the admission costs for ages 14-17 will increase from $5 to $8 at both the River Falls Lodge and Landmark Hall dances.  This will make the same admission costs of everyone 14 and older to be $8.

  

Please do not park, even part way, on the highway or the circle (River Falls Road or River Falls Lodge Road) including the bridge.  Instead park fully on the grass.  We want to make the roads clear for emergency vehicles to be able to easily get through.  We also do not want to have any problems with any law officials.  If possible, car pool to save on parking space.  Thank you for your attention on this matter.


 MOONDANCE!! September 5 - 7, 2014!! Registration is OPEN NOW. Click HERE.

 
Bands:  Stringrays (Rodney Miller, Stuart Kenney, Sam Bartlett, Max Newman and Mark Hellenberg)  Contraforce (Andrae Raffield, Jimi Periano and Joey Dorwart)
 
Callers:  Steve Zakon-Anderson and Janet Shepherd 
   
 

 
Friday, August 22 - CityDance at Landmark Hall:
Beginner class 7:30, Dancing 8-11 pm
BAND: PIEDMONT MULE CHASERS [Andy Brooks, Barb Massey, Don Massey, Becky Stovall]
CALLER: TERRY DOYLE
 
Saturday, August 30 - River Falls Lodge:
Beginner class 7:30, Dancing 8-11 pm
BAND: HOT SONATA [Karen Gaughan, Art Schuster, Laura Lengnick]
CALLER: ANNEMARIE WALTER
 
Friday - Sunday, September 5-7 - MOONDANCE 2014 at Table Rock State Park:
Friday 6 pm - Sunday 3 pm<<pre-registration required>>
BANDS: STRING RAYS [Rodney Miller, Max Newman, Stuart Kenney, Sam Bartlett, Mark Hellenberg] and CONTRAFORCE [Joey Dorwart, Jimi Periano, Andrae Raffield]
CALLERS: STEVE ZAKON-ANDERSON and JANET SHEPHERD
 
Friday, September 12 - ADVANCED DANCE at River Falls Lodge:
Dancing 8-11 pm<<No Beginner class.  Experienced dancers only, please.>>
BAND: VELOCIPEDE [Baron Collins-Hill and Julia Plumb]
CALLER: DIANE SILVER
 
Saturday, September 20 - River Falls Lodge:
Beginner class 7:30, Dancing 8-11 pm
BAND: SKEEZIKS [Alan Dillman, Joel McConnell, Terry Maluk, Wes Maluk]
CALLER: CHARLOTTE CRITTENDEN
 
Friday, September 26 - CityDance at Landmark Hall:
Beginner class 7:30, Dancing 8-11 pm
BAND: AVANT GARDNERS [Laura Light, Loren Oppenheimer, George Paul]
CALLER: TBA

 

   

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Admission to regular dances:  Ages 14-17 - $5,  18 and above - $8  No Coins Please!

Are you a beginner? We strongly encourage you to attend our FREE beginner classes before every dance. Class starts at 7:30 - learn new steps, or just refresh what you know!

Check out our potluck dinner! We will periodically host potlucks before other special events, but will announce them ahead of time, so stay posted and/ or sign up to receive notification through the Yahoo Groups email updates.

Consider serving a term (or two) on our board. Harvest Moon Folk Society is always looking for a few good folks who would help give back to the contra dancing community. More information from any board member, or at the entry desk at any RFL dance.

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